Seven Games And Counting: Iheanacho Benched As City Beat Monaco In Champions League Thriller
Published: February 21, 2017
Manchester City defeated Monaco 5-3 at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday night in one of the most entertaining Champions League games of all time.For the seventh straight game in all competitions, Kelechi Iheanacho did not get playing time though he made the bench just as was the case against Huddersfield in the FA Cup las...
Victor Moses Imperious Display For Chelsea Catches The Eye Of Fifa 17
Published: February 21, 2017
EA Sports, who are the publishers of Fifa 17, have upgraded most of the ratings of Chelsea right fullback Victor Moses following his fine performances for the Premier League leaders this season.The Nigeria international was earlier awarded 82 and 69 for pace and passing respectively, but scored 84 and 71 in the updated...
Ideye Set To Become Sixth Highest Paid Nigerian Player, Waves Goodbye To Teammates
Published: February 21, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com understands that Chinese Super League club Tianjin Teda are on the verge of announcing the signing of Brown Ideye from Olympiakos. The Nigeria international arrived at Olympiakos training center few hours ago and did not participate in the training session, and only came to wish his teammates goodb...
Reading Nigerian Defender Happy To Score Against Manchester United
Published: February 21, 2017
Young Nigerian defender Gabriel Osho was delighted to get on the scoresheet for Reading in their 2-0 victory over Manchester United in Premier League 2 on Sunday.The Royals took the lead in the 32nd minute through Osho, who came from the back and planted his header into the back of the Manchester United net. “Fir...
Nigerian Wonderkid Tammy Abraham Returns To Chelsea
Published: February 21, 2017
Bristol City coach Lee Johnson has provided an update on the fitness of Nigeria target Tammy Abraham.The prolific striker has not kicked a ball in a competitive fixture or participated in full training since he sustained a thigh injury against Leeds United last week.The good news is that Abraham’s injury is not a...
Leicester Star Musa Fires Warning To Sevilla : We Will Try To Win In Spain
Published: February 21, 2017
Ahmed Musa has predicted that Leicester City will come out victorious when they face current Europa League winners Sevilla in the Champions League Round of 16, Game 1 on Wednesday night.The Foxes may be struggling in the Premier League but have impressed in Europe, having topped their group with a game to spare. &ldquo...
Super Eagles Captain Mikel Working Hard To Convince Ideye To Join Him At Tianjin Teda
Published: February 21, 2017
Olympiakos striker Brown Ideye has agreed personal terms with Tianjin Teda, and what remains before an official announcement is made is for the Chinese and Greek clubs to reach an agreement on the transfer fee.Contra.gr has reported that Greek Super League champions Olympiakos rejected the first offer made by Tianjin T...
PSV Make Fresh Contact With Arsenal-Bound Nigerian Wonderkid Omidiji
Published: February 21, 2017
Dutch Eredivisie powerhouse PSV Eindhoven have made fresh enquiries about signing Sparta Rotterdam trainee Lateef Omidiji Jnr.  The 13-year-old striker attracted interest from Ajax Amsterdam, Barcelona, Real Madrid, Chelsea and Manchester City before his father reached an agreement with Arsenal, but this has not d...
NFF Want Rohr To Invite Premier League Stars Moses, Iheanacho, Iwobi For Senegal Friendly
Published: February 21, 2017
Nigeria Football Federation’s Technical Committee has urged Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr to invite players he intends to field for the African Cup of Nations qualifier against South Africa and the World Cup qualifier versus Cameroon for next month’s friendly with Senegal.It is being speculated in the medi...
Arsenal Boss Explains Why He Started Alex Iwobi Against Sutton United
Published: February 21, 2017
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has explained why he had to start the likes of Alex Iwobi, Shkodran Mustafi, Nacho Monreal and Granit Xhaka against non-league opponents Sutton United in the fifth round of the FA Cup.The Frenchman has stressed that he could not underrate the fifth-tier side and had to go to Gander Green L...
AFCON Winner Efan Ekoku Is Most Expensive Player Ever Sold By Sutton United
Published: February 21, 2017
Former Nigeria international Efan Ekoku remains the most expensive player ever sold by non-league team Sutton United. Bournemouth, who were managed by Harry Redknapp at that time, paid 100,000 pounds to secure his signature from Sutton United back in 1990.Ekoku enjoyed success on the pitch at Bournemouth and later tran...
Ideye Offered 3.5 Million Euros Annual Wages To Join Mikel At Tianjin Teda
Published: February 20, 2017
Allnigeriasoccer.com can confirm that Chinese Super League club Tianjin Teda are working on a deal to sign Brown Ideye from Olympiakos before the close of their primary transfer window next week.Greek Super League champions Olympiakos are close to agreeing a transfer fee of eleven million euros with the team from China...
Four Players Of Nigerian Descent Start For England U16s In Win Over Italy
Published: February 20, 2017
Four players of Nigerian descent were on parade from the very beginning as England U16s registered a 3-1 victory over Italy in their final game of the 2017 UEFA Under-16 Development Tournament.After the Young Lions conceded five goals against Spain in their second game of the tourney, Arsenal schoolboy Arthur Okonkwo r...
Ex-Spurs & Chelsea Trialist Onazi Demands N2.7 Billion Annual Salary From Chinese Club
Published: February 20, 2017
Trabzonspor midfielder Eddy Onazi is attracting interest from Chinese Super League club Henan Jianye, eight days before the close of the transfer window in China.According to matching press reports in the Turkish and Chinese media, Henan Jianye are willing to pay up to five million euros to sign the central midfielder ...
Leicester City Nigerian Striker Scores Brilliant Solo Goal Against Arsenal
Published: February 20, 2017
English-born Nigerian striker Layton Ndukwu scored a brilliant solo goal for Leicester City in their 2-1 win over Arsenal in Premier League 2 on Sunday at Holmes Park.The talented teenager cut inside on the right flank before curling the ball into the net to give the Foxes a two-goal cushion after 52 minutes.Ndukwu is ...